Mike Ciambotti

Name: Mike Ciambotti

Age: 47

Residence: Charlotte, N.C.

High school: Bishop Guilfoyle, class of 1983

College: Penn State, 1987

My favorite sport: Football

I usually attend games with: My wife, Kathy, and my kids

Favorite high school team: Bishop Guilfoyle

Favorite college team: PSU

Favorite pro team: Steelers

My favorite sports memory: Catching the winning touchdown pass for BG from Pat Aigner my senior year to beat Penn Cambria, 6-2, at Mansion Park in the rain.

The local athlete I’ve most enjoyed watching while growing up: My cousin, Rocky Pacifico, at Altoona

My all-time favorite local coach: John Franco

The most famous athlete I ever met: I once sold a pair of shoes to Rennie Stennett.

My most prized autograph or picture is of: I have a Hines Ward autograph hanging in the corner of my garage.

If I have a claim to fame as a fan, it would be: I was in Atlanta at the game the night Sid Bream scored the winning run to knock the Pirates out of going to the World Series in 1992.

If I were the boss of youth sports, the one rule I would enforce would be: Mothers and fathers should not be able to coach their own kid.

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